|Talk Nation Radio: Erica Chenoweth on the Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict - David Swanson|
Erica Chenoweth is co-author with Maria J. Stephan of "Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict." Their research finds that nonviolent action works against tyrannical rule with a higher success rate than violence and with longer-lasting results. Their book has received the 2013 Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order, as well as the 2012 Woodrow Wilson Foundation Award, which the American Political Science Association gives annually to the best book on gove...
Keywords: Erica Chenoweth; David Swanson
|15 1 21 Occupy Radio 128 - David Geitgey Sierralupe, Rivera Sun|
To be or not to be nonviolent . . . that is the question many of us have dealt with as we work to make change in our communities. Erica Chenoweth, coauthor of the groundbreaking book, Why Civil Resistance Works, joins us on Occupy Radio to give us some empirical facts and evidence of the power of nonviolent methods. Also, Lesley Haddock of Occupy the Farm, shares some potent words of truth from her penpal in solitary confinement...
Keywords: erica chenoweth; prisoner hunger strike; prisoner hunger strike solidarity; civil resistance